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Today we decided to spend some talking walking the streets of Fussen, Germany. We rely heavily on Rick Steve's guides when we travel in Europe. One of the things we like best are his self-guided walking tours. As we drive to our next destination, we listen to his podcast along the way, and when we get to our there, we have a sense of the city or area we're about to explore! Educational, interesting, and a fun way to pass the time as we drive.
... tour and the castle!
Once we finished with his boyhood home, we headed up a very steep 30-minute hike to get to his fairytale castle, Neuschwanstein! While the first castle was beautiful but not extravagant, the parts of this castle that were finished were astounding opulent! Since the castle was not finished, and Ludwig never married, the tour focuses on the rooms that were completed. The throne room was modeled in the Neo-Byzantine still and decorated ...
... of the day. Back in the bus & down for a tour of the old town including Maximilians golden roof. Such a lot of character about these buildings as with the baroque RC church was magnificent inside but unable to take photos unless one paid €1. I decided against it as I doubted it would really depict the magnificence of it & purchased a postcard instead for €.50. Once we finished our walking tour ...
... is a master of engineering the road up was built in a year, near the top is a tunnel into the mountain and a lift to the top. 406ft
there was still snow on the ground at the top 6017ft. It is now a big tourist attraction and restaurant
We had the most beautiful day which Ruth said is very rare, so good weather is following us.
We travelled on to Innsbruck for one ...
... of Wagner--Ludwig was a huge fan. The castle was really impressive and filled with details like chandeliers carved with swans or designed to look like crowns. No pictures allowed on the tour, though. We returned to the bottom of the hill and toured the Museum of the Bavarian Kings. I wish I had gone to this museum before I went to Munich. It gave a really detailed history of the Wittlesbach family. I've been having a really hard time understanding who all the ...